Heavenly Father, we bring Hon. Selina Robinson before you, representing Coquitlam-Maillardville. Give her your heart for the people she serves and reward her faithfulness. Keep her safe and free from worry as she carries out her duties. Expand Selina’s pool of resources to benefit her constituents. As Proverbs 16:3 says, « Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. » In your name, we pray for your will in her life, amen
Selina Robinson was elected as the MLA for Coquitlam-Maillardville in 2013 and re-elected in 2017 and 2020. She is the Minister of Finance, and previously served as Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing and Minister of Citizens’ Services. Selina served as the Official Opposition spokesperson for mental health and addictions, seniors, local government and sports. Born and raised in the suburbs of Montreal before relocating to Richmond B.C. with her family, Selina has been actively engaged in the Coquitlam community since moving there more than 20 years ago. She is a former city councillor and prior to being elected, Selina had a home-based family therapy practice, was the Director of Development for SHARE Family and Community Services and was a Counselling Instructor and Program Developer at the University of British Columbia’s Life and Learning Centre and Vancouver Community College. As a cancer survivor, Selina does the annual Ride to Conquer Cancer alongside her husband and they have raised more than $500,000 with team Way Hey! Hey! over the past 8 years.